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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Without being sharp or clear of edge or point; The quality of being direct and outspoken.

Usage examples (37)
  • The bluntness of a Yorkshireman
  • They have a feeling that rude bluntness is a great deal more manly than good manners.
  • Such bluntness is uncomfortable, but we must face reality if we want to appraise the future.
  • Mc Cain is clearly not ready to debate and his bluntness is a mediocre disquise for his lack of knowledge. for more
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